Long-running Swedish hard rockers Europe continue their momentous return with their latest album War of Kings. In celebration they have posted an exclusive online premiere of two new tracks from the album; “Days of Rock N’ Roll” and “Nothin’ To Ya.” For fans accostumed to the Rainbow-gone-glam top 10 hits “The Final Countdown” and “Carrie,” just how heavy these songs are might come as a surprise, but according to singer Joey Tempest, “War Of Kings is the album we always wanted to make, ever since we were kids listening to bands like Zeppelin, Purple and Sabbath.”
It promises to be a busy year for Europe with the new album dropping in March, an appearence on the ’Monsters of Rock’ cruise in April and a U.S. tour immediately after with Black Star Riders. Get your first taste of the new album below and listen to them while you can, the tracks are only available for streaming until the morning of Friday, February 27th.
Check out this awesome Album Premiere from Europe!